Dating Lessons from Mr Darcy

If you should happen to develop an attraction to someone, communicate your feelings during the course of a single conversation while by being as bossy and as insulting as possible. Include references to your immense personal fortune.

Fiction: "To Serve Man" by Damon Knight

"The Kanamit were not very pretty, it's true."

Thunder In Our Hearts: the Music of Kate Bush

Kate Bush is the Angela Carter of music.

Everywhere Else

From the British Fantasy Society to mozzarella sticks.

Post-Script: NY(C)C Haul

Acquisitions from the big bad city.

Friday Five: 5 Things I Wonder About the New TMNT Movie

I haven't seen the film but I've seen the poster.

Once Upon a Time: S4E3 'Rocky Road'

There is a castle made of ice; I might have built it by myself; made it all small like for an elf; tiny wee castle made of ice.

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Review Round-up: Nigerians in Space and The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Two stellar 2014 debuts.

Fiction: Four Seasons in The Floating World™ by Molly Tanzer and Jesse Bullington

“The okyaku have paid for a realistic week in an anime world. Disgruntled former employees are not a part of that world. Surely you understand?”